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The Resource Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)

Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)

Label
Sweet land
Title
Sweet land
Statement of responsibility
Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim
Title variation
Sweetland
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, David Tumblety ; editor, James Stanger ; music, Thomas Lieberman, Mark Orton ; costume designer, Eden Miller ; production deisgner, James Bakkom
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Reaser, Tim Guinee, Alan Cumming, John Heard, Alex Kingston, Ned Beatty, Lois Smith, Patrick Heusinger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1975-
  • 1946-
  • 1930-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reaser, Elizabeth
  • Guinee, Tim
  • Heard, John
  • Kingston, Alex
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Smith, Lois
  • Weaver, Will
  • Cumming, Alan
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mail order brides
  • Scandinavian Americans
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • United States
  • Minnesota
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver
  • Videodisc release of the 2005 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543449744
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn122353921
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver
  • Videodisc release of the 2005 motion picture
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543449744
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn122353921
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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